legged legged  /ˈlɛ ɡəd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having legs of a specified kind or number

Usage(s):

  1. Americans traditionally treat their four-legged household pets like members of the family.
  2. Other four-legged studs have offered staged demonstrations of water safety for vacationers near Venice.
  3. As the crowd cheered, bandy-legged 150-lb.

News

  1. Good Samaritans rescue injured dog from Highway 59, hoping someone will adopt it

    A three-legged German shepherd has a new lease on life, thanks to some people who went into heavy traffic to save her
    on June 29, 2013     Source: ABC 13 Houston

  2. Meet Woodland Park Zoo’s 3-month-old Jaguar cubs

    SEATTLE — The city’s newest, and probably cutest, four-legged residents will be introduced to the public this morning. The Woodland Park Zoo’s 3-month-old triplet Jaguars will make the transition Friday from an off-view maternity den to the outdoor Jaguar Cove …
    on June 28, 2013     Source: Q13 FOX Seattle

  3. 4-legged ‘Lone Ranger’ movie star joins HPD

    HOUSTON – The Houston Police Department’s Mounted Patrol Division now includes a four-legged not-so-camera-shy horse. Silver, a white horse from the new movie ‘The Lone Ranger,’ was made an honorary member Wednesday morning at Discovery Green. Officers wore Lone Ranger masks during the ceremony to make Silver feel right at home.
    on June 27, 2013     Source: KHOU 11 Houston

Quotes

  1. "Tying two one-legged men together does not mean they will run faster - in fact it will slow them down," Mr. Icahn said in a statement last week.
    on Jul 2, 2010 By: Carl Icahn Source: CTV.ca

  2. "I live my life partly because of the way he molded me," a teary-eyed Montana said. "He took a 189-pound, skinny-legged quarterback out of western Pennsylvania and gave me the opportunity to continue doing something that I loved."
    on Aug 9, 2007 By: Joe Montana Source: Seattle Post Intelligencer

  3. At a 2005 Manhattan benefit for the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, Sills told an audience that included her daughter: "One of the things that separates the two-legged creatures from the four-legged ones is compassion."
    on Jul 2, 2007 By: Beverly Sills Source: Forbes

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